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Overview of noun pallium

The noun pallium has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. cerebral cortex, cerebral mantle, pallium, cortex

(the layer of unmyelinated neurons (the grey matter) forming the cortex of the cerebrum)

2. mantle, pallium

((zoology) a protective layer of epidermis in mollusks or brachiopods that secretes a substance forming the shell)

3. pallium

((Roman Catholic Church) vestment consisting of a band encircling the shoulders with two lappets hanging in front and back)

4. pallium

(cloak or mantle worn by men in ancient Rome) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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